Surrounded by People Who Just Want to get the Job Done
When I was a kid there were days when my dad would come home from work moving a little more slowly than normal and without that bounce that helped define him. His face still lit up when he saw my siblings, mother and me, but we knew that he had had a rough day.
I asked him once why he seemed so tired.
“Well, Corrie, there are two types of people in charge,” he said. “There are those who do whatever is needed to get the job done and those who care more about other people doing the job so that the boss looks good. Today my co-workers and I made the boss look good.”
A major reason why I enjoy living in Cody so much is that it seems like everybody cares more about getting than the job done than getting credit for it. It’s a refreshing attitude that somehow makes a vacation to Wyoming so much more enjoyable. It is common here to see the restaurant owners jumping in during the lunch and dinner rushes to get meals on the tables and the tables cleaned up afterwards. Gallery and retail owners Read More